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Ok, we know that this is stressful to think about. It's perfectly natural to be upset at how COVID-19 has disrupted your livelihood. Many of us are in the same boat; the good news is that there are support resources out there. Let's go over these and get you some help.

FIRST, LET'S TRY TO MAKE THINGS SIMPLE!

Our team has created the WeGotchu Benefits Support Tool; a comprehensive resource to guide you through finding the best supports during COVID-19. Feel free to check out the other info on this page too!

IT'S EASY!

CHECK IT OUT

WORK + VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITIES

WHICH OF THE FOLLOWING STATEMENTS APPLIES TO YOU?

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OTHER SUPPORT

BC HYDRO

Customers can defer bill payments or arrange for flexible payment plans with no penalty through the COVID-19 Customer Assistance Program. 

Customers experiencing hardship due to COVID-19 can access grants up to $600 through the Customer Crisis Fund.

ICBC

Customers on a monthly payment plan who are facing financial challenges due to COVID-19 may defer their payment for up to 90 days with no penalty.

FILING TAXES

The Government of Canada has announced that the tax filing deadline for individuals was June 1, 2020

The deadline to pay any balance due on your tax return has now been extended to September 1, 2020. You will not be assessed any penalties or interest before September 1.

LEGAL FAQs?

Answers questions about what is and isn't legal during COVID-19. This resource is provided by People's Law School.

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CONTACT US

SFU Morris J. Wosk Centre for Dialogue

3325-515 W Hastings St.

Vancouver, BC

V6B 5K3

 

E: dialogue@sfu.ca